§25-4-1. Purpose of article.
The purpose of this article is to provide appropriate
facilities for the housing of young adult offenders convicted of or
pleading guilty to violation of law before courts with original
jurisdiction, who are amenable to discipline other than in close
confinement, and to give better opportunity to young adult
offenders for reformation and encouragement of self-discipline.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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